Augustine Pulu

Augustine Pulu


  • Number: 260
  • Position: Halfback
  • Born: 04 January 1990
  • Height: 189 cm
  • Weight: 90 kg
  • Province: Counties Manukau
  • Blues Debut: 2017 v Rebels
  • Blues Caps: 24 (SR 23)
  • Test Caps: 2
  • Test Debut: V USA AT CHICAGO 1 NOV 2014

Born in Otahuhu, Augustine attended Wesley College before graduating to Counties Manukau in 2010 where he last played nearly 60 times including a key role in their ITM Cup triumph in 2012 and their historic Ranfurly Shield success. He moved to the Chiefs full squad in 2013, where he has played over 50 caps. 

He has developed into an outstanding halfback with a sharp pass, aggressive runner and fierce defender. He earned two caps for the All Blacks in 2014 before moving into reckoning with the NZ Sevens the following year, and competed at the Rio Olympics in 2016. Pulu has been a standout player again in the 2016 Mitre 10 Cup.